visit to the minister of state for defence, Erelu Olusola Agbeja Obada, in her
office with the service chiefs in attendance.
United States Ambassador to Nigeria Mr. Terence McCulley has expressed grave concern over the increasing killings and bombings in the country.
States Ambassador to Nigeria Mr. Terence McCulley has expressed grave concern
over the increasing killings and bombings in the country.The ambassador spoke in Abuja yesterday during his
minister led him to her office with the chief of army staff (COAS), Lt.-Gen.
Azubuike Ihejirika, and his air force counterpart, Air Marshal Alex Sabundu
Badeh, including the acting permanent secretary of the ministry, Mr. Oguche.
expressed the concern of his country over the rising terrorist attacks; he
cited the Kano bombings and those that reportedly took place in Jos and
Maiduguri recently and was said to have told the security chiefs to do more in
containing the menace.
ambassador and the minister and the service chiefs that his country is not
happy with the rise in the terrorist attacks and made a particular reference to
the Kano incident where five luxury buses scheduled to travel to Lagos were
bombed which led to the death of people numbering about 60. He called for more
intelligence gathering to prevent such an attack and disclosed the readiness of
his government in this regard."